As on May 03, 2021, Patterson-UTI Energy Inc. (NASDAQ: PTEN) got off with the flyer as it spiked 9.32% to $7.39. During the day, the stock rose to $7.505 and sunk to $7.03 before settling in for the price of $6.76 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, PTEN posted a 52-week range of $2.38-$9.74.
It was noted that the giant of the Energy sector posted annual sales growth of -9.90% over the last 5 years. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was -16.40%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is -103.90%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $187.47 million, simultaneously with a float of $182.05 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $1.44 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $7.45, while the 200-day Moving Average is $5.14.
It is quite fundamental to gauge the extent of the productivity of the business which is accounted for 3000 workers. It has generated 374,750 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was -267,897. The stock had 4.40 Receivables turnover and 0.28 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was -31.01, operating margin was -40.49 and Pretax Margin of -82.81.
Patterson-UTI Energy Inc. (PTEN) Ownership Facts and Figures
Another important factor to analyze is how key investors are playing towards the stock of the Oil & Gas Drilling industry. Patterson-UTI Energy Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 1.80%, in contrast to 97.40% institutional ownership.
Patterson-UTI Energy Inc. (PTEN) Earnings and Revenue Records
If we go through the results of last quarter, which was made public on 3/30/2021, the company posted -$0.57 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, coming under the agreed prediction (set at -$0.56) by -$0.01. This company achieved a net margin of -71.49 while generating a return on equity of -33.14. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of -0.48 per share during the current fiscal year.
Patterson-UTI Energy Inc.’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -103.90% and is forecasted to reach -1.49 in the upcoming year.
Patterson-UTI Energy Inc. (NASDAQ: PTEN) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Patterson-UTI Energy Inc. (PTEN). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 1.60. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.42. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 1.57. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 8.32.
In the same vein, PTEN’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded -2.54, a figure that is expected to reach -0.51 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be -1.49 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Patterson-UTI Energy Inc. (PTEN)
Through scrutinizing the latest numbers posted by the [Patterson-UTI Energy Inc., PTEN], it can be observed that its last 5-days Average volume of 2.51 million was better the volume of 2.38 million, it posted the year before. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 75.93% While, its Average True Range was 0.44.
Raw Stochastic average of Patterson-UTI Energy Inc. (PTEN) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 50.63%, which indicates a major fall in contrast to 91.99% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 65.50% that was lower than 72.02% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.